A video journalist researches, produces, shoots and edits video stories. Starting 2013, Dutch native Daan Wallis is based in New York as a freelance video journalist for European broadcasters.
Over the years, Daan has created a variety of video series, many of them about Dutch and Flemish immigrants in America.
Currently, he is producer/cameraman/editor for the US office of VRT, Belgian National Television, working with US correspondent Björn Soenens. Besides their TV-work for the evening news and TV news magazine Terzake, they also produce the award-winning podcast series “Björn in the USA”
In 2018, Daan travelled to Russia to direct and shot the video series Generation Putin for De Volkskrant with Russia-correspondent Tom Vennink.
Daan is also involved in research and production for documentaries and TV-series shot in the USA. He often works together with Brooklyn-based creative media company Bureau NY.
Showreel 2014, 2015, 2016